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Garçon to FanDuel: check please!
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2015

What are a veteran NFL player's name, image, and likeness worth in the burgeoning (but recently beleaguered-by-lawsuits) daily fantasy sports gaming


Court rejects pseudo-expert reports and refuses to certify off-the-clock case
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2014

Off-the-clock cases involving call centers have been in vogue for a number of years despite lingering issues regarding whether they can truly be


Maryland lawyer pleads guilty to under-reporting income diverted from law practice
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2013

Tax Analysts Tax Notes reports that Potomac, Maryland, attorney George Nelson Smith pleaded guilty on November 1, 2013 to filing a false tax return


Maryland court rejects EEOC challenge to criminal background checks
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2013

Many employers, including the EEOC, use criminal background checks as part of their hiring processes. These checks are a common sense step for


Maryland Governor proposes $1.5 million funding for hydraulic fracturing study
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2013

As we have discussed in prior posts, Maryland has in place a de facto moratorium on shale exploration and drilling. Responding to inquiries about


Maryland court grants summary judgment in unpaid leave policy case
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2012

What do you do if you if you want to cash in on the recent flood of wage and hour class and collective actions, but the employer’s policies are actually lawful?


Maryland enacts legislation on liability for damage caused by oil and gas exploration
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2012

On May 22, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley signed House Bill 1123, which addresses the state legal standards for civil liability for damages caused by exploration and production activity in deep shale deposits in the Marcellus Shale formation.


Maryland court rules employer cannot participate in employee tip pool
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2011

Once again, tip pool cases are getting attention in the federal courts.


Maryland court uses novel interpretation of dealer agreement to determine that good cause statute applied to termination
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2008

In a recent 4-3 opinion, the Court of Appeals of Maryland in John Deere Construction and Forestry Co. v. Reliable Tractor, Inc., used a unique interpretation of the termination provisions of a Dealer Agreement to hold that a new contract was created after each 120-day notice period expired.


Gregory V. Mersol
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP